North Devon Gig Guide: 11/04/12—17/04/12

WEDNESDAY, APRIL 11

SHINTORI, BARNSTAPLE: New Open Mic Night hosted by well-known local singers Trudi and Jax from 9pm, all welcome.

COACH & HORSES, APPLEDORE: Folk jam.

KELLY’S BAR, BARNSTAPLE: Disco.

PORTOBELLO, BIDEFORD: Karaoke.

THURSDAY

QUIGLEY’S, BIDEFORD: Sod ’em & Sing Karaoke.

PORTOBELLO INN, BID: Open Mic.

JOINERS ARMS, BIDEFORD: Bideford Folk Club, 8pm. Acoustic song, music or just listen.

ROYAL GEORGE, APPLEDORE: The Wild Hatters, weekly acoustic folk & blues from 8.30pm.

CREALOCK ARMS, LITTLEHAM: Open Mic Night with Shirley from 8pm.

THE TIVERTON INN, SOUTH MOLTON: Open Mic Night with singer songwriter Sam Dowden. 8.30pm.

OLD BARN INN, BICKINGTON: Open Mic Night with a folky vibe, 8pm.

COOK ISLAND, MULLACOTT CROSS: Open Mic Night – all welcome to sing or play. With The Average Blues Band. 8pm.

KELLY’S, BPLE: Disco 8pm-late.

THE CHILL BAR @ONEFYFIVE, ILFRACOMBE: Plugged Open Mic with Harvey Hudson & band, 8.45pm.

THE CEDARS, BARNSTAPLE: Rock ‘n’ Roll Club, with DJ Midnight Shift, 7.30pm-late. 07899 701498.

THE TAVERN, BARNSTAPLE: DJ tunes all night.

FRIDAY

THE PALLADIUM CLUB, BIDEFORD: Live music with the popular Gang of Thieves.

PORTOBELLO INN, BIDEFORD: Karaoke.

THE SEAGATE, APPLEDORE: Ian Hudson & Friends.

THE WHITE HORSE, BARNSTAPLE: 80s cover with Spaced Invaders from 9pm.

OLIVE BRANCH, BARNSTAPLE: Ilfracombe punksters Falling Apart vow to banish any hint of Friday 13th bad luck with a blast of punk ‘n’ roll. 8.30pm.

THE TAVERN, BARNSTAPLE: DJ tunes all night.

KELLY’S, BARNSTAPLE: Disco 8pm.

THE CORK & BOTTLE, BARNSTAPLE: Sod ‘em & Sing Karaoke.

RED BARN, WOOLACOMBE: Dead Baby Birds, live band.

THE PIER TAVERN, ILFRACOMBE: Open Mic Night from 8-11pm.

THE CHILL BAR, ILFRACOMBE: Hawaiian theme night with loud shorts plus live music from Fujalada.

SATURDAY

THE PALLADIUM CLUB, BIDEFORD: I Love the 80s. DJ night with all your favourite tunes from the era of padded shoulders…

QUIGLEY’S, BIDEFORD: DJs.

THE ROYAL GEORGE, APPLEDORE: Live music with local guest artists playing each week from 8.30pm.

SEAGATE, APPLEDORE: Live music with Clem.

BUCKLAND BREWER VILLAGE HALL: An evening of fun and song with country singer Roger Colome to raise money for the Buckland Brewer Children’s Jubilee Party. Tickets £10.

SEVEN STARS, WINKLEIGH: Pop rock with Thick as Thieves, 9pm.

RHS GARDEN ROSEMOOR, TORRINGTON: Famous shanty singers The Fisherman’s Friends from Port Isaac offer a powerful and harmonious sound with a huge repertoire. Plus support from Cornish singer songwriter Bronte Dyer. 8pm. Tickets and info from The Plough Arts Centre 01805 624624.

SWIMBRIDGE JUBILEE HALL: Southern Tennant Folk Union, top UK bluegrass and folk band back by very popular demand. Doors 7.30pm. Tickets at door or from 07807 127901.

KELLY’S BAR, BARNSTAPLE: Disco/karaoke.

THE TAVERN, BARNSTAPLE: DJ tunes all night.

MUDDIFORD INN: Classical pop/crossover singer Jaden Cornelious from 7.30pm.

THE BOATHOUSE, ILFRACOMBE: Live music with Sam and Jo.

THE CHILL BAR, ILFRACOMBE: Live music with Eclypse.

PACK O’ CARDS, COMBE MARTIN: Shammick Acoustic Open Night.

SUNDAY

HEAVITREE ARMS, BIDEFORD: Sod ’em & Sing.

THE JOINERS ARMS, BIDEFORD: Baz Bix & Friends, variety of music & jamming from 3-6pm.

PLOUGH ARTS CENTRE, TORRINGTON: Entertaining, unique and exciting are all used to describe powerhouse young duo Walsh and Pound. Expect stunning vocals, frailing banjo wizardry and sounds you didn’t think were possible on harmonica. Plus support from singer, composer and multi-instrumentalist Louise Jordan. 7.30pm. For info/tickets call 01805 624624.

CLINTON ARMS, FRITHELSTOCK: Acoustic jam.

COACH & HORSES, APPLEDORE: Tony Finney plus guests with a mixed bag from 4-6.30pm.

CEDARS INN, BARNSTAPLE: Cedar’s Big Band in concert, 8pm, adm free.

THE WHITE LION, BRAUNTON: Singer songwriter Amy Newton’s Open Mic Night from 8pm. Get there early to grab a seat. All musicians welcome to go along and join in.

THATCHED BARN, CROYDE: Open Mic Night, with regulars Ellis Beeton, Kate Kerslake, Glen Dawson Davey & Richard Newberry. 8.30pm start.

MONDAY

THE ROYAL HOTEL, APPLEDORE: Regular Monday Acoustic Night with Steve “Dambusker” Ruffe plus Tony Finney from 8.30-11pm.

THE SEAGATE, APPLEDORE: Ian Hudson & Friends from 8pm.

TUESDAY

CASTLE INN, LANDKEY: Open Mic Night with local musician Brendan Taylor from 8.30pm.

WREY ARMS, BARNSTAPLE: Open Mic.

WHITE HORSE, BARNSTAPLE: Open Mic Night with Jax and Trudi.

CYDER PRESSE, WEARE GIFFARD: Steve Ruffe’s acoustic night, 8.30pm.

CRAVINGS GASTRO BAR, ILFRACOMBE: Acoustic Open Mic.

CARLTON HOTEL, ILFRACOMBE: Live music & song with Terry Petitt, every week 8.30pm, open to non residents.

PALLADIUM CLUB, BIDEFORD: Open Mic Jam Night.

THE ROYAL GEORGE, APPLEDORE: Acoustic folk/blues jamming session with Dogleg, from 8.30pm.

THE PIER HOUSE, WESTWARD HO: Oceanview Country Music Club alternate venue, with live music from Hayden’s Country. 8.15-11.15pm, all welcome. Sorry, no line dancing. Info (01805) 601495.